Re-installing SQLDetective to a new PC
Follow this guide to move the installation of SQLDetective from one PC to another with all its settings and files.
1
Log in to your Conquest account and download the latest build of SQLDetective from the Updates page.
Create a project backup
2
Install SQLDetective on the new PC, copy the license key to the application home folder, and run SQLDetective. The key should be applied automatically. Otherwise, activate the key manually.
3
Copy the %AppData%\SQLDetective to the new PC.
4
Copy Preferences:
  1. In the old installation of SQLDetective, go to View > Preferences and click the Save button to save the settings to a file.
  2. Copy this file to the new PC.
  3. In the new installation of SQLDetective, go to View > Preferences, click the Load button and then select the file with the settings.
5
Copy Code Analyzer Options:
  1. In the old installation of SQLDetective, go to Edit > Format > Code Analyzer Options and click the Save As button to save the settings to a file.
  2. Copy this file to the new PC.
  3. In the new installation of SQLDetective, go to Edit > Format > Code Analyzer Options, click the Open button and then select the file with the settings.
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Start using SQLDetective. All your settings, projects, and database connections should be available in the new installation.
This document was last updated on December 7, 2018
Guide ID: CQSDETECTIVEGD-INTRO-01
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